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Ann & Eric

Ann and Eric's Playlist
Mattress Factory Museum
June 2, 2018

Cocktails - Piano and Violin Selections & DJ

You & Me –– Dave Matthews Band    
Stop This Train –– John Mayer    
I've Just Seen A Face –– The Beatles    
Make You Feel My Love –– Adele    
You've Got A Friend –– Carole King    
Collide –– Howie Day    
What a Wonderful World –– Eva Cassidy

Bridal Party Grand Entrance    
Si tu n'étais pas là –– Frehel    
Sugar  –– Robin Schulz f./Francesco Yates    

Dinner Music   
Let's Be Still –– The Head And The Heart    
Green Eyes –– Coldplay    
Your Song –– Ellie Goulding    
1 Somewhere Only We Know –– Keane    
You and I Both –– Jason Mraz    
Home –– Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros    
Colors –– Amos Lee    
1 2 3 4 –– Feist    
Universe & U –– KT Tunstall    
Hummingbird –– Wilco    
Soul Meets Body –– Death Cab For Cutie    
The Only Exception –– Paramore    
Strawberry Swing –– Coldplay    
Budapest –– George Ezra    
Raging Fire –– Phillip Phillips    
Riptide –– Vance Joy    
Shake –– The Head and the Heart    
Cupid –– Amy Winehouse    
You And I –– Wilco    
You Are The Best Thing –– Ray LaMontagne    

First Dance
Heaven Is All Around –– Estelle Blanca  

Father - Daughter Dance
Happy  –– Pharrell Williams    

Mother - Son Dance
Uptown Funk -- Mark Ronson f./Bruno Mars

Dancing   
Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough (2003 Edit) –– Michael Jackson    
Dynamite –– Taio Cruz    
Twist And Shout –– The Beatles    
Let's Dance –– David Bowie    
Poker Face –– Lady Gaga    
You Really Got Me –– The Kinks    
Howlin' For You –– The Black Keys    
I Don't Want To Change You –– Damien Rice    

Shoe Game
Theme from "The Newlywed Game" –– The Gamers    

More Dancing!
Crazy In Love –– Beyoncé feat. Jay-Z    
You Know You Like It  –– DJ Snake & AlunaGeorge    
Dancing Queen –– ABBA    
This Is How We Do It –– Montell Jordan    
Hey Ya! (Radio Mix/Club Mix) –– OutKast    
You Make My Dreams (Remastered) –– Daryl Hall & John Oates    
Mambo No. 5 –– Lou Bega    
Yeah! –– Usher Featuring Lil' Jon & Ludacris    
Billie Jean –– Michael Jackson    
Don't Stop the Music –– Rihanna    
Simple Things  –– Miguel f./Chris Brown & Future    
To U –– Skrillex & Diplo f./AlunaGeorge    
Such Great Heights (Remastered) –– The Postal Service    
I Believe In A Thing Called Love –– The Darkness    
I Want To Hold Your Hand –– The Beatles    
Rather Be (feat. Jess Glynne) –– Clean Bandit    
2 Heads (Radio Mix) –– Coleman Hell    
TiK ToK –– Ke$ha    
Ain't Nobody (Loves Me Better) –– Felix Jaehn f./Jasmine Thompson    
Just Dance –– Lady Gaga    

Last Dance
Take Me Home Tonight –– Eddie Money

Taylor & Christian

Taylor and Christian's Playlist
Carnegie Museum of Natural History
March 24, 2018

Ceremony - Violin Music
Prelude Music:    Classical      
Mother's Processional:    Ave Maria
Bridesmaids' Processional:   Ave Maria
Bride's Processional:  Can You Feel the Love Tonight
Recessional Song:    I want to hold your hand
 

Cocktails - Instrumental Jazz
Detour Ahead –– Stan Getz    
Far More Blue –– The Dave Brubeck Quartet    
Tenderly –– Bill Evans    
Three Little Words –– Stan Getz & The Oscar Peterson Trio    
April In Paris –– Wynton Marsalis    
Valse Hot –– Sonny Rollins    
Almost Like Being In Love –– Sonny Rollins    
All Blues –– Miles Davis    
It's Always You –– Chet Baker    
Take Advantage –– Harry Connick, Jr.    
Exactly Like You –– Stan Getz & Dizzie Gillespie    
Count Your Blessings Instead Of Sheep –– Sonny Rollins    
I'm Glad There Is You –– The Oscar Peterson Trio    

Bridal Party Grand Entrance and Introductions
Lisztomania –– Phoenix    

First Dance
A Thousand Years –– Christina Perri    

Dinner Music
Fix You –– Vitamin String Quartet    
Perfect –– The Piano Guys    
Moon River –– 2Cellos    
Can't Help Falling in Love –– The Piano Guys    
Hallelujah (The String Quartet Tribute to Jeff Buckley) –– Vitamin String Quartet    
Undertale –– Triforce Quartet    
Just Like Heaven (Originally by The Cure) –– Vitamin String Quartet    
Just the Way You Are –– The Piano Guys    
Landslide (String Quartet Tribute to Fleetwood Mac) –– Vitamin String Quartet    
Human Nature –– 2Cellos    
Come Away with Me (String Quartet Tribute to Norah Jones) –– Vitamin String Quartet    
In Your Eyes (Originally by Peter Gabriel) –– Vitamin String Quartet    
Home –– The Piano Guys    
You and Me (String Quartet Tribute to Dave Matthews Band) –– Vitamin String Quartet    

Cake Cutting
You Are The Best Thing –– Ray LaMontagne    

Mingling Music
Happy Together –– The Turtles    
The Way I Am –– Ingrid Michaelson    
My Cherie Amour –– Stevie Wonder    
I Choose You –– Sara Bareilles    
In My Life –– The Beatles    
I And Love And You –– The Avett Brothers    

Parent Dances
At Last –– Etta James    

Dancing
Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough  –– Michael Jackson    
Ain't Too Proud To Beg –– The Temptations    
Dynamite –– Taio Cruz    
Unchained Melody –– The Righteous Brothers    
The Twist –– Chubby Checker    
Do You Love Me  –– The Contours    
Take On Me –– a-Ha    
Never Gonna Give You Up –– Rick Astley    
Old Time Rock And Roll –– Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band    
Come On Eileen –– Dexy's Midnight Runners    
Can't Stop The Feeling!  –– Justin Timberlake    
Moves Like Jagger –– Maroon 5    

Shoe Game
 
One More Time  –– Daft Punk    
Stand By Me –– Florence + The Machine    
Africa –– Toto    
Despacito (Remix) –– Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee f./Justin Bieber    
Crazy In Love –– Beyoncé feat. Jay-Z    
Everybody (Backstreet's Back) –– Backstreet Boys    
Hooked On a Feeling –– Blue Swede    
Rock Lobster –– The B-52's    
Shut Up And Dance –– Walk The Moon    
Levels  –– Avicii    
Hawaiian Roller Coaster Ride (From "Lilo & Stitch")     
What's New Pussycat –– Tom Jones    
And I Love Her –– The Beatles    
Thunder –– Imagine Dragons    
Nobody Speak (feat. Run the Jewels) –– DJ Shadow    
Jump Around  –– House of Pain    
Yeah! –– Usher Featuring Lil' Jon & Ludacris    
Uptown Funk –– Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars    
Cake By The Ocean (Promo Only Clean Edit) –– DNCE    
Young And Beautiful –– Lana Del Rey    
O-O-H Child –– The Five Stairsteps    
Hey Ya! (Radio Mix/Club Mix) –– OutKast    
A-Punk –– Vampire Weekend    
Someday –– The Strokes    
Can't Hold Us (feat. Ray Dalton) –– Macklemore & Ryan Lewis    
Electric Avenue –– Skindred    
What's Up –– 4 Non Blondes  

Last Dance
Sweet Caroline –– Neil Diamond    
 

June and July Weddings


Claire and Doug's Wedding

Heinz Field, Hyundai Club Lounge - June 10, 2017

Thank you to Caitlin Thomas Photography for the above images!

Reception Highlights
Cocktail Hour: Tropical House Playlist
Bridal Party Grand Entrance “Bring Em Out,” T.I.
Bride and Groom Entrance "Teach Me How To Dougie,” Cali Swag District
Dinner Music: Tropical House continued
Cake Cutting: “Cake,” Rihanna
First Dance: “Yellow,” Coldplay
Last Dance: “Sweet Caroline,” Neil Diamond


Nikki Ross and Bobby’s Wedding

Double Tree by Hilton– June 23, 2017
 

Violin Ceremony and Cocktail Hour Music Highlights

Prelude Music -various classical music selections
Grandmother’s Processional– Largo from “Winter” Vivaldi
Mother’s Processional – continue playing Largo from “Winter” Vivaldi
Bridesmaid Processional- "Ave Maria" by J.S. Bach
Bridal Processional – Pachelbel’s "Canon in D"
Recessional – "Ode to Joy" by Beethoven
Cocktail Hour Violin Music –A combination of love, pop, jazz, oldies, and modern music


Melissa and Nathaniel's Wedding

The Timberhouse at Rolling Acres - June 24, 2017

 


Violin and Piano Ceremony Music Highlights

Prelude - Classical Music and  "A Thousand Years"
Mother's Processional - "Sheep May Safely Graze," by Bach
Bridesmaids and Flower Girl Processional - “Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring” by Bach
Bridal Processional- Pachelbel's “Canon in D”
Recessional - "Rondeau" by Mouret

Reception Highlights
Cocktail Hour- Coffee Shop
Bridal Party Grand Entrance - “Party Rock Anthem,” LMFAO
First Dance - “Tenerife Sea,” Ed Sheehan
Dinner Music - “Unforgettable,” Nat King Cole & then Vitamin Strings
Cake Cutting - “Love On Top,” Beyoncé
Father - Daughter Dance- “In My Life,” The Beatles
Garter Removal - “Let’s Get It On,” Marvin Gaye
Bouquet Toss - “Single Ladies,” Beyoncé
Garter Toss - “Eye of the Tiger,” Survivor
Garter Placement - “Brick House,” The Commodores
Dollar Dance - Frank Sinatra
Last Dance - “Wonderful Tonight,” Eric Clapton
 


Chelsea Gaab & Julian Pendergast

Le Mont Restaurant - July 1, 2017

 

Reception Highlights
Cocktail Hour: Easy Listening
Bridal Party Grand Entrance - “Marry You,” Bruno Mars
First Dance - “God Gave Me You,” Dave Barnes
Cake Cutting - “How Sweet It Is,” Marvin Gaye
Dinner Music - Vitamin String Quartet
Father - Daughter Dance - “Butterfly Kisses,” Rob Carlisle
Mother - Son Dance - “A Mother’s Song,” T. Carter
Anniversary Dance - “From The Ground Up,” Dan & Shay
Send Off - “Bye, Bye, Bye” N’Sync


April and Cornelius' Wedding

Embassy Suites -Coraopolis - July 28, 2017

Ceremony Violin Music Highlights

Bridesmaid Processional - "Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring" by Bach
Bridal Processional – Pachelbel’s "Canon in D"
Recessional – "Can You Feel The Love Tonight"  by Elton John

Kelly and Krzysztof's Wedding - Immaculate Heart of Mary Church and Grand Concourse

September 20th, 2014 - Violin Ceremony, Piano Cocktail Hour, DJ Reception

Kelly and Krzysztof said their "I Do's" at the historical Immaculate Heart of Mary Church on Polish Hill. The acoustics in the church were amazing and perfect for solo violin performance. Sarah played various classical selections during the prelude followed by Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, for their grandmothers' and mothers' processional.

Jake, our pianist, played classical, love, and pop songs during their cocktail hour at the Grand Concourse. After the bride and groom's grand entrance down the staircase to, I Believe in a Thing Called Love, they enjoyed a polish tradition in which Kellly and Krzysztof were presented with water, bread, and wine by the groom's parents.

Kelly and Krzysztof danced their first dance in beautiful ballroom style to The Way I Am, by Ingrid Michaelson.


The bride and groom enjoyed dancing the night away with their guests to Ant's Marching, Heaven, I Wanna Dance With Somebody, This Is How We Do It, Don't Stop Believing, Brick House, Blurred Lines, and specially requested "disco polo" music to name a few.

 

Congratulations to Kelly and Krzysztof!